3900x

Forum discussion tagged with 3900x.
  1. Pingu'san

    Question Kraken X62 Installation

    I've been trying to figure out how to install the Kraken X62 for the past two hours now and it just isn't clicking. The following guide states to remove the original mounting bracket while keeping the motherboard backplate (that came with the motherboard). It also shows to use the largest...
  2. orodruin

    Question ASUS ROG STRIX B450-E GAMING AND RYZEN 9 3900X

    I use Ryzen 2700 and Asus B450-E Gaming Motherboard in my system. I'm thinking of upgrading my processor to the Ryzen 3000 series. Can the Ryzen 9 3900x or 3800x be used in full performance with the Asus B450-E Gaming? I will use it in stock values. PBO will be on. My goal is to use the...
  3. Zenyatta

    Question Considering Water Cooling for 3900x - but I'm a bit lost.

    I recently got my hands on AMD's 3900x, and its been incredibly useful for my workload, but by far it's biggest limiting factor for me is heating. It can barely reach 4.00Ghz before I end up hitting 95C, despite my fans' best efforts. Granted, I could probably configure them in a better way...
  4. Mystos

    [SOLVED] MSI B450/x470 help

    My build so far: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/LWRMP3 So I watched this video from Gamer's Nexus and I already purchased this board below: x470 gaming pro carbon for its "good" vrms and relatively cheap price but theres no bios flashback and I got no idea how long its going to take for AMD...
  5. JQB45

    Question New AMD Ryzen 3900X post build questions.

    Once the PC is built and has been benchmarked/stress tested to get a bench mark its my understanding that the next steps are obvious like enabling XMP Profile on the RAM and AMD PBO on the CPU. He has the new Asus Pro WS X570-ACE ATX AM4 Motherboard which pretends to be a decent workstation...
  6. D

    Question Bad SSD & NVMe performance after switching from Haswell to AMD Ryzen 3900X

    Hi guys, I am very happy with my upgrade to a Ryzen 3900X from an i5 4690k so far, setup was easy and performance is great - except for my SSD & NVMe drives. Now I know that UserBenchmark has its flaws and is biased towards Intel, but for drive benchmarks it's usually pretty accurate. On my...
  7. W

    Question Finalizing my decision on which motherboard to get for AMD 3900x

    I'm a noob with computer builds. I do extensive video editing work and light visual effects and 3D animations. I have a GTX 1070 which I'm keeping Buying a 3900x Upgrading to 64GB ram Here are my current motherboard options: 1. MSI B450-A Pro 2. MSI X470 Gaming Plus 3. MSI X570-A Pro I'm...
  8. G

    [SOLVED] Why are these identical memory kits priced so differently?

    I am buying low profile RAM for a 3900x build with an NH-D15 and noticed these two 'identical' kits are priced almost £40 differently, and am wondering are they actually the same kit or have I missed something...
  9. Nervly

    Question Seasonic Focus Plus 650w vs 750w | Ryzen 3900x & RTX 2080 Super

    Hello! Currently planning a build for the end of the month, here's what it looks like: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/3XRJsZ The only thing that's left is deciding on the PSU. I'm getting the Seasonic Focus Plus, however, I don't know if I should go for 650w (94€) or 750w (109€), especially...
  10. C

    Question motherboard testing without cpu

    my msi x570 motherboard got delivered but my 3900x is still 1 week late i was wondering if i could check the motherboard is operational and not doa i just have 3 days to check it and apply for a replacament if its doa i was wondering if i could do any testing of motherboard without cpu is it...
  11. W

    Question Will a b450 be a safe choice for an AMD 3900x provided I'm not overclocking?

    I want to upgrade to a 3900x/64GB 3200 Ram and am deciding on a decent motherboard that won't break the bank. This is the one I'm looking at: https://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=569_26_1207_1205_1505&item_id=123861 ASRock B450 PRO4 I'm gonna want to use this ram on it...
  12. G

    [SOLVED] Question Ryzen 9 3900X Motherboard

    I am wanting to upgrade my FX-8350 build with a Ryzen 9 3900X build due to the insane performance at a reasonable cost. I already have 4x4GB ECC 2133MHz DDR4 lying around (SK hynix KOREA 4GB 1Rx8 PC4-2133P-RD0-10), a Strix 970, an RM650 PSU, a NH-D15 and a Silent Base 800 case. I am just...
  13. N

    Question Which X570 to buy?

    I've been postponing buying a 3900X because I have no clue which motherboard I should buy. There are so many X570 boards that it's overwhelming. Minimum Requirements 1 x PCIE4x16 1 x PCIE4x4 for NVME M.2, ideally with a heatsink 4 x DDR4 slots 8 x SATA ports (6 x SATA ports would be fine if...
  14. L

    Question Looking for ram pairing, x570, Ryzen 3900x, 3600 CL16 16GB

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/HnsJjy GPU: 2080ti CPU; Ryzen 3900x MOBO: Gigabyte - X570 AORUS ELITE Question; AMD suggests 3600 cl16 [3733MHz is peak performance] I'm looking for a good ram kit to pair with this mobo/cpu combo. Motherboard is up in the air, the VRM looks good, main drawback...
  15. jwcrellin

    Question Upgrading away from Intel

    Right now my gaming rig consists of a i5 6600k and a gtx 1070 FE, which I built 2 years ago. By September I will have save up about$700. Should I get a ASRock X470 and Ryzen 9 3900x? Or would I get a better upgrade by going with a RTX 2080? If you could, please register your opinion in the...